Travel Resources

When Traveling the World - Do it with the BEST IN BUSINESS

When I was young and started traveling, there weren't that many resources available like today. There is a vast ocean of airfare, accommodation, and travel insurance booking websites and sometimes it is hard to determine which one you should trust.

On this page, I will share with you my favorite TRUSTED resources that I use for planning every single trip, and they have never failed to deliver the best deals on the market.

Disclosure: Please take a note that some of the links below may be affiliated with a company, of course, at no additional cost to you. This does not, in any way alter, our opinion and recommendation of the products/ services listed since we use them in all of our travels and they are really AWESOME.

However, If you decide to use some of our resources you might be helping us to continue creating great content for you and other passionate travelers alike.  

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Airfare

SkyScanner Worlds Best Search Engine

Skyscanner

Find INSPIRATION and save MONEY.
The app scans all of the travel booking websites right from your fingertips and delivers the very best deals tailored to your preferences. It can save you tons of money, and you are always in charge of your itinerary.

Coolest feature:
Explore Tab- Finds the best deals, at the best time for you!

Expedia Airfare

Expedia

Expedia can be a powerful combination with the AMEX Platinum credit card. Using your AMEX points at checkout makes it easy to master the In and outs of reward programs and get a good deal.

Coolest feature: Offers everything from Flights, through Cruises to Package Deals, and you can buy all on AMEX points if you have the card.

Momondo

Very user-friendly, and easy to use app dedicated to finding good deals on flights and hotels. Its straightforward, streamlined design makes it a fun app to use that will save you a lot of money. I find that the app is best for international flights. You can also apply multiple filters to the search to suit your needs the best.

Coolest feature:

•The newest "to Anywhere" destination. Now you don't need to enter a final destination for your trip. Let Momondo suggest it.

Accomodation

Book with Airbnb

Airbnb


If you are renting a home, don't look elsewhere. Airbnb is becoming the standard in the industry providing the comfort of home and a money saving solution.

Coolest feature:
Experiences
Airbnb Plus

Book with Agoda

Agoda


Agoda will give you one of the lowest prices on hotels, resorts, unique homes, vacation rentals on the web. They have a vast selection of accommodations. From adventure travel and backpacking to honeymoons and family vacations, they have everything you need.

Coolest feature:
Over 1.5 million properties
Airport transfers booking!
• Amazing daily DEALS

Best Prices at Booking.com

Booking.com

We have been trusting it ever since we started traveling. Booking dot com is basically a massive database of hotels, hostels and recently added apartments and houses.

Coolest feature:
It has tons of filters that you can chose from to narrow down your search

Amex Travel Amazing Service

Amex Travel

If you are an AMEX Platinum holder, you can earn 5X points when you book through the website.

Coolest feature:
Pay for flights and hotels with your reward points.
Earn up 5X points on Hotels and Airfare

Other

World Nomads Travel Insurance

World Nomads


Don't be that person who travels uncovered. You can buy and claim online, even after you’ve left home. Travel insurance from WorldNomads.com is available to people from 140 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities.

Coolest feature:
Great Flexibility, buy online from anywhere.
Claims made worry-free. You can file them online from your phone or desktop.

Service

Save money when you travel. Automatically. The app searches for delays and disruptions on your flight routes and can file a claim for a refund or reimbursement vouchers on your behalf.

Coolest feature:

File claims easier than ever before. Last year, I saved $285, you can too!

Foursquare/ Swarm

My number #1 travel app for trip planning. FourSquare in a way might remind you of Yelp, but much less confusing and very user-friendly. Find the best places for breakfast, lunch or dinner. You are a coffee addict like me? The app will show you the way to the nearest best coffee shop.

Coolest feature:
Create bucket lists with rich maps and recommendations

City Pass

Are you a city exploration lover? This has been my ultimate VIP admission to all museums, observation decks, aquarium, and more...

Coolest feature:
Saves you up to 50% of the total cost and gets you moving through the lines fast​

Transportation

Uber


Uber is one of the easiest ways to get around in the city. One tap and a car comes directly to you. The driver knows exactly where to go. And when you get there, just step out. Payment is completely seamless.

Coolest feature:
Choose your ride
Accurate estimate of cost and time

Lyft

Lyft


Very Similar to Uber service. We use them both, sometimes Lyft has better service. A lot of the rides we did were absolutely 5 stars.

Coolest feature:
Free rides with friend refferal
Cool promos like 5% off the next 150 rides.

Travel Tips and Resources

We know that travelling can be intimidating, we learned it ourselves, but good news! You don’t have to. We are here to help you travel easy, safe and without breaking the bank. Besides the travel brochures that we put together for you, below you can easily find links on articles just about everything that you mind need.

Whether is gadgets, photography techniques, best travel shoes or most comfortable airplane pillow, we have our say on it. Those travel tips and tricks are invaluable for any trip- short or long, overseas or at home.

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